Product Management 101
8

Wednesday, 8 March

6:30 8:30 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

Product Management 101

John Bartlett Photo


Instructor Lead, General Assembly

8

Wednesday, 8 March

6:30 8:30 pm PST

GA SF

225 Bush Street, 5th Floor (East Entrance)
San Francisco , CA 94104
$40 USD
Regular Ticket
$40 USD
Total

Questions? Read our FAQs

About This Class

Learn the keys to driving product success.

Step into the world of product management with General Assembly. During our introductory workshop, explore how product managers use leadership and versatility to launch products people love. Touch on key tools and techniques for testing, designing, and improving products. Plus:

  • Discover the role and responsibilities of a product manager.
  • Survey today’s product management landscape and its career opportunities.
  • Walk through the fundamentals of the product management process including storyboarding, identifying risks and assumptions, and more.
  • Apply what you’ve learned to design a basic minimum viable product (MVP).

Chart your own career path. Pick up where this workshop leaves off. Enhance your professional skill set in our part-time Product Management course.

What are students saying?

I absolutely loved the Product Management 101 class as well as the instructor. It was fun and interesting. — Hailey Brown

This is good for beginners who are unfamiliar with product management principles. It is also a good reminder of basic fundamentals in hypothesis testing and focusing on solving customer problems. — Will Yuhas

Great session! It exceeded my expectations.— Adriana O'Kain

Takeaways

  • Describe the Product Management job landscape and learning opportunities for product management skills.
  • Explain the role and core responsibilities of a product manager.
  • Craft problem statements and hypotheses for a product or feature idea.
  • Identify key risks and assumptions.
  • Design a basic MVP to validate key

Prereqs & Preparation

None.

About the Instructor

John Bartlett Photo

Instructor Lead,
General Assembly

John Bartlett is a software product marketer and educator who focuses on helping early stage companies and budding product managers reach their full potential.

Having held executive product management and product marketing roles in companies such as Oracle, Yahoo and Siebel Systems, as well as several VC-funded start-ups, John draws on his experience in consumer, enterprise and mobile markets to bring a unique perspective to the companies that he works with. At General Assembly he leads courses in product management and entrepreneurship.

John lives in San Francisco with his best-selling author wife Allison Hoover Bartlett. In his spare time he plays bass guitar in several local bands or can be found roaming San Francisco's coffee houses in search of the ultimate cup.

Refund Policy

Plans change. We get it. But if you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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